Journal of Animal Behaviour and Biometeorology
Journal of Animal Behaviour and Biometeorology

Journal Information

Journal of Animal Behaviour and Biometeorology (ISSN 2318-1265) is an international peer-reviewed open-access journal devoted to publishing papers about Animal Biometeorology, Animal Behaviour, and Animal Welfare, published quarterly online by Malque Publishing.

International Indexing: Web of Science (ESCI), Scopus and SCImago Journal Rank, CAB International, Google Scholar, AGRIS, ASFA, Latindex, among others.

Agile and Efficient Peer-Review: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 30 days after submission (2022).

Open Access free for readers, with Article Processing Charge (APC) paid by authors or their institutions. 

Acceptance rate (2022): 44% 

Become a Reviewer of JABB! This journal provides Reviewer Recognition Certificate.


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Latest articles

Transport distance influenced the proportion of skin lesions in finishing pigs and negatively affected animal welfare
Sobral et al.
Available online: December 12, 2023

Human-animal relationship in water buffalo: quality of stockpeople interactions and their effect on dairy and meat production
Mota-Rojas et al.
Available online: December 4, 2023

Human-Dog-Relationship and its positive effects on dogs and their humans with special needs
Menor-Campos et al.
Available online: December 4, 2023


Most cited articles

1. Physiological adaptability of livestock to heat stress: an updated review 137 citations (Rashamol et al. 2018)

2. Infrared thermal image for assessing animal health and welfare 113 citations (Nääs et al. 2014)

3. Effects of human-animal relationship on animal productivity and welfare 108 citations (Mota-Rojas et al. 2020)

4. Hypothermia in newly born piglets: Mechanisms of thermoregulation and pathophysiology of death 64 citations (Villanueva-García et al. 2021)

5. Brown Swiss cows are more heat resistant than Holstein cows under hot summer conditions of the continental climate of Ukraine 64 citations (Mylostyvyi et al.  2021)                       


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30th December, 2022
Current EditionCurrent EditionVol. 11, n.3

Dr. João Souza-Junior


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Malque Publishing

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J. Anim. Behav. Biometeorol.

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